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More from Aspirations Week

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The children are still buzzing after the school’s successful ‘Aspirations Week’. This week some of the children have been writing thank you letters to our many visitors. One thing the letters have in common is the children’s new found enthusiasm for the very varied careers that were on show. To find out more about the […]

Chess Club w/c 26th June

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Jake successfully fended off a challenge from Holly to remain top of the ‘Chess Ladder’. The children learned about the most common mistakes made by chess ‘beginners’.  They were reminded to play for the middle squares on the board in the opening and to develop their pieces, rather than make moves that have no plan […]

Computer Programming Visit from Blackpool and Fylde College

Virtual Adam

As part of ‘Aspirations Week’ students from Blackpool and Fylde College visited the school to teach the children about programming. They brought some apps and equipment to teach about ‘Game Making’ and writing ‘algorithms’. They brought some tiny robots called ‘Ozobots’ that contain LEDs and light sensors. The children used them to solve puzzles and […]

An Architect Visits for Aspirations Week

Brooke Tyler Adam town

This morning Joe, an architect from Lytham, has been speaking to the children in Key Stage 2 about his work planning and designing buildings. He showed photographs showing the ‘before’ and ‘after’ changes to buildings that have been transformed with new rooms, doors, swimming pools and bars! He explained to the children that architecture is […]

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